RAU campus tour
Explore the RAU campus with our virtual tour
Our open days are the perfect opportunity for you to find out what it’s like to live and study at the Royal Agricultural University in Cirencester. Join us to discover the range of courses on offer, meet our students and lecturers, tour our beautiful Cotswold campus and ask any questions.
We look forward to welcoming all prospective students and any parents who would like to join them. Our friendly student ambassadors will be on hand to help you throughout the day. You’ll find them in their maroon t-shirts, ready to answer questions, help with directions, or to have a chat.
This is your opportunity to gain first-hand experience of the Royal Agricultural University.
Please select the event that you wish to attend below. You will then be taken to a registration page where you can you give your details.
We limit numbers to prevent the days being over-crowded, so please don't leave it too late to book!
|Wednesday 8 January 2020||1pm - 4pm||Undergraduate open afternoon >|
|Wednesday 22 April 2020||11am - 3.30pm||Undergraduate open day >|
An undergraduate open day will include:
If you're a UK student coming to an undergraduate open day, we may be able to reimburse your travel costs as part of our Widening Access Bursary if you live in a 'low higher education progression area'. Please get in touch with firstname.lastname@example.org and one of the team will be very happy to help you and let you know if you are eligible.
At the Royal Agricultural University, you're perfectly situated to explore everything the South West has to offer.
Known as the ‘Capital of the Cotswolds’, Cirencester is a busy student town with a great sense of history. Packed with high street and boutique shops, art galleries, cafés, restaurants, and bars; it's a great place to grab a bite to eat and unwind after the open day.
Why not finish the day with a trip into town, to explore the place that could soon be called ‘home’?
By car: please follow signs for the A433 Tetbury Road, and arrive via the main tree-lined drive on the Tetbury Road. You will be directed to car parking once you are on-site.
By train: the nearest station is Kemble, a 10-minute drive away from the University. We provide a bus service to and from the University, timings of which are included in your pre-arrival guide which is emailed to you a week prior to your open day of choice.
By bus or coach: Cirencester can be reached by National Express coaches and buses from Swindon, Stroud and Cheltenham. These all stop at The Beeches car park, London Road, Cirencester GL7 1BW. The University is a 7 minute taxi ride away. Alternatively, it is an easy and pleasant 40 minutes to walk through the town to reach the RAU campus.